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Marseille's prosecutor Jacques Dallest speaks to plaintiffs at the courthouse on May 17, 2013 at the Parc Chanot in Marseille, southern France, on the last day of the trial of five managers from Poly Implant Prothese (PIP) for allegedly selling faulty breast implants that sparked global health fears. PIP company was shut down on March 2010 and its product banned after it was revealed to have been using non-authorised silicone gel that caused abnormally high rupture rates of its implants. Prosecutors are pushing for a four-year sentence for the faulty breast implant firm founder. AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)
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Marseille's prosecutor Jacques Dallest speaks to plaintiffs at the courthouse on May 17, 2013 at the Parc Chanot in Marseille, southern France, on the last day of the trial of five managers from Poly Implant Prothese (PIP) for allegedly selling faulty breast implants that sparked global health fears. PIP company was shut down on March 2010 and its product banned after it was revealed to have been using non-authorised silicone gel that caused abnormally high rupture rates of its implants. Prosecutors are pushing for a four-year sentence for the faulty breast implant firm founder. AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)
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Marseille's prosecutor Jacques Dallest speaks to plaintiffs at the... News Photo 168933926Bouches-du-Rhone,Breast,Breast Implant,Courthouse,Fear,France,Global,Health and Healthcare,Horizontal,Implant,Last Day,Law,Manager,Marseille,Plaintiff,Poly Implant Prothese,Prosecutor,Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur,Selling,Talking,TrialPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPMarseille's prosecutor Jacques Dallest speaks to plaintiffs at the courthouse on May 17, 2013 at the Parc Chanot in Marseille, southern France, on the last day of the trial of five managers from Poly Implant Prothese (PIP) for allegedly selling faulty breast implants that sparked global health fears. PIP company was shut down on March 2010 and its product banned after it was revealed to have been using non-authorised silicone gel that caused abnormally high rupture rates of its implants. Prosecutors are pushing for a four-year sentence for the faulty breast implant firm founder. AFP PHOTO / GERARD JULIEN (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)